When it comes to social issues, nothing unites Australian voters quite like the topic of voluntary euthanasia, according to the ABC's Vote Compass.
In a week when issues of gender and sexuality have been in the spotlight, new research finds many LGBT athletes feel unsafe and vulnerable — but attitudes are changing.
A US clothing designer's four-letter fashion brand starts with an "F'' and rhymes with "duct". The US Government is refusing to register the "immoral" trademark, but the designer says it is "thought-provoking".
He earned admirers around the world when he smashed an egg on the head of far-right senator Fraser Anning, but was #eggboy's stunt an act of political violence?
Donating your body to science after your death is nothing new. But taxidermist Julia deVille and 13 other Australians have decided to donate their corpse for something more unusual: naked display in a worldwide public exhibition.
Ansell chairman Glenn Barnes says the company is investigating allegations one of its major Malaysian suppliers is abusing worker rights, and will dump any supplier it finds is exploiting workers.
Forgiveness is hard, but research shows it helps us feel better and live longer. So, what better gift could you give this Christmas than a peace offering, ask Alfred Allan and Maria Allan.
Terminally ill patients in Victoria are set to be able to request a legal drug to end their lives, but strict clauses might prevent people from making that choice — even when it's their right.
We often like the idea we'll do the "right" thing, and until we're forced to put our money where our mouth is, it costs nothing to say we would behave honourably, write Amelia Cornish and Paul McGreevy.